By Alexis De Leon for SCN – The mountains of Alaska are certainly alive with the sound of music. Not the type of music Julie Andrews went on about but the type typically inspired by a campfire and whiskey. If anyone is channeling the song of Alaska’s wilderness it’s Seward’s own Blackwater Railroad Company. The band began in the winter […]
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This coming Saturday, August 23 is a day you won’t want to miss! For just $60 you get a cruise on Resurrection Bay, prime rib & salmon dinner, and the opportunity to bid on some great auction items. PLUS you’ll be supporting Seward and Moose Pass firefighters and EMTs. And did someone say door prizes?! Could this evening get any […]
Alaska troubadour Hurricane Dave returns to Seward for a Fourth of July performance at Resurrect Art Coffee House (“RezArt”). The Anchorage-based singer-songwriter, whose quirky original songs about Alaska have made him popular among both tourists and locals, will perform outdoors in the courtyard, weather permitting, after the Independence Day parade (roughly 3 p.m.). If it rains, he will play inside. […]
Alexis De Leon for the Seward City News – The excitement building at the Yukon Bar is felt throughout Fourth St.; entering the bar it seems everyone in Seward has crammed into the joint for the occasion. Kimya Dawson is the buzz of the town. The former singer/songwriter of the Indie/Folk band, the Moldy Peaches and large contributor to the “Juno” […]
Local band Burning Bush would like to sincerely thank the community of Seward for its warm reception at the premiere concert of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” We are amazed at the outpouring of support and interest from the community. There are many factors that contribute to a great concert. A great audience is certainly one. Thank you […]
It’s here. Please welcome new arrival, “Honesty in a Box,” the debut album from Seward’s own Burning Bush. Experience the new album Friday, January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building. There, the local band will take the stage for the album’s premier concert performance. The band features an array of local talent including Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie […]
On January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building, local band Burning Bush will take the stage for the premiere performance of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” The band, featuring Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie Cox, and Max Ingalls, likens its sound to alternative 90s acts such as Nirvana, Bush, and Incubus, while ultimately living outside the […]
Seward Arts Council Presents: The Meg Mackey Band Live in Concert Thursday October 25th, 2012; 6:30pm Seward High School Theater $12 General Admission/$10 SAC Members For More Info: Mark 224-9046 Meg Mackey played her first Seward Music and Arts Festival last year and was an instant hit with fans. After missing a booking onstage this year because conflicting […]
At last a comprehensive guide to Arts & Events in Alaska to be published this summer by the same people that did the new Whittier Visitor Guide. The link below outlines the project, the goals & purpose. Join with us in making this a relevant, informative & valuable resource for visitors & residents alike. As a thank you for your […]
Calling All Music Lovers! This is an announcement/reminder that the first Seward Music Association/Band and Choir Boosters General Assembly Meeting of the 2010-2011 school year will take place this upcoming Monday (9/13) night at 5:30 PM in the Seward El Music Room. All students, parents, and other interested parties are welcome to attend and gain more information about this wonderful […]
Greetings Seward Artists! The Music Festival Poster Art time of the year is upon us. Get us your design based on our theme: Imagine Indigenous Insects. That’s right! Give us your best design (image only, no text necessary) on an 8.5 x 11, that represents AK Bugs and win $50 bucks, and free 2010 SMAF apparel! Submissions can be made […]
Regular Monday Night Live Radio Broadcasts!! That’s right. Tune to 91.7FM KIBH from 9pm-11pm for local info and a healthy dose of awe-inspiring exciting flavorful not-so-ordinary musical selections. Brought to you by your host: Technorock, and your local Pacifica affiliate station 91.7FM KIBH. Check it out! . . . or don’t.
Our first practice went great! We are blessed to have had 12 brave souls come strut their stuff during choir, many of whom haven’t sung in a very long time! It’s not too late to join us, so please don’t hesitate to drop in one evening and see if you like the music! Save the date! Thursday Evenings at 7PM […]
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Its raining, the Summer Market is open and we’ve got great, just picked, Organic Produce. This week we have: Organic: Shelled sweet peas, Red-leaf Head Lettuce, 3 varieties of Beets, Purple and Orange carrots, Snow Peas, Broccoli, Green Beans, Cabbage, Spaghetti Squash, Cauliflower, Sweet Pumpkin, and some of organic herbs. Hot house Tomatoes and Cucumbers. Produce is available Thursday through […]
We have Produce and its SO good. Here’s what’s on the garden menu this week: Certified Organic: Red leaf butter head lettuce, sweet carrots, purple carrots, 4 kinds of beets, cauliflower, cabbage, broccoli, snow peas, shelled peas. Hot house tomatoes and cucumbers from Bell’s Nursery. If you can’t make it on Thursday, we’ll probably still have some left over for […]